UAAP VOLLEYBALL: DLSU sets sights on first Final Four seat
Mark Escarlote on Mar 24, 2018 08:21 AM
Defending champion De La Salle University is out to punch a ticket to the semifinals.
Grand slam-seeking De La Salle University guns for the first Final Four berth Saturday in a showdown with University of the East in the 80th UAAP women’s volleyball tournament at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
The Lady Spikers are on a four-game winning roll for a solo hold of the lead with 8-2 win-loss slate.
A win in its 4:00 p.m. match against the Lady Warriors will give DLSU its 10th straight post-season appearance. The duel will air live on ABS-CBN S+A Channel 23, ABS-CBN S+A HD Channel 166, LIGA on SkyCable Channel 86, LIGA HD on SkyCable Channel 183 and via livestream.
The Taft-based squad are coming off a 25-17, 21-25, 16-25, 25-20, 15-5 win over Far Eastern University last week.
UE is at the cellar with a 2-8 card with back-to-back losses.
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